Summer School

Summer Programs 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 – Friday, July 15, 2016
Hours: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
(Programs run Monday through Friday)

Contact Information

George Washington School
12545 S. Homan Ave.
Alsip, IL 60803

LaTanya Johnson, Summer School Principal
Email: LJohnson2

* To report an absence, please call (708) 385-3523 by 8:30 am each morning.


Kindergarten Boost: Students entering first grade in the fall, receiving additional support to maintain the foundational skills developed during the school year. 

Grades 1-8 ESL: Students receiving additional dual language services to support and develop various communication/academic skills related to language development.

Grades 1-8 Boost: Students needing support in meeting the District 130 promotion criteria for reading, mathematics, and attendance, according to information from the school year. 

Important Dates

Start of Programs: Wednesday, June 8

Progress Reports: Monday, June 27

No Programs in Session: Monday, July 4

NWEA/MAP Testing & Make-up: Tuesday, July 5 – Wednesday, July 13

Final Reports & End of Programs: Friday, July 15

Pick-Up and Drop-Off

  • Students taking buses will enter through Door 3 (on the southeast side of the building, off the gym).  To view bus route information, please click here.  
  • Students must check in for attendance in their rooms by 8 a.m. every morning.
  • Students can be picked up at 12 p.m. for dismissal.

Seamless Summer Breakfast Program

The Seamless Summers breakfast program will provide daily breakfast from 7:50 a.m. to  8:20 am. for anyone 18 years or younger. Menus and program information are available below:

Free Summer Meals

Free healthy and nutritious meals are available throughout the summer for children 18 years and younger. To find a site near you, visit, call (800) 359-2163, or text FoodIL to 877877. 

Uniform Policy

Students are expected to wear their regular school uniforms throughout the summer programs. Please click the links below to view the uniform policy:

School Newsletters

Please click the following links to access the weekly Summer School newsletters.

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